Why Blended Learning Works Best for Some Companies

Rallyware

Classroom training is dead. ELearning is the only effective tool for today’s learners. Does it mean that older approaches are really outdated and don’t contribute to the learning success anymore? Blended learning: its essence and tips to make it work.

How to Increase Employee Well-Being: A Surprising Solution

Brazen HR

You rush into the office for an early meeting. You have an important project deadline in two days, but you’ve barely started the project. And for the rest of the day, you just can’t seem to focus. HR managers want the best for their employees.

Campus. Job Board. Open House. Choosing a Route to Recruit…

New to HR

Anyone who has ever worked in HR or on a talent recruiting team will be more than aware that finding that ideal candidate consumes plenty of all the above. So what''s the best way to go about recruiting in today''s climate? Should you save travelling time and expenses and invest in online job boards or invite candidates to come to you? Or is it worth going that extra mile to visit a student campus to attract young, up and coming talent? The post Campus.

Campus. Job Board. Open House. Choosing a Route to Recruit…

New to HR

Anyone who has ever worked in HR or on a talent recruiting team will be more than aware that finding that ideal candidate consumes plenty of all the above. So what’s the best way to go about recruiting in today’s climate? Should you save travelling time and expenses and invest in online job boards or invite candidates to come to you? Or is it worth going that extra mile to visit a student campus to attract young, up and coming talent?

Hey HR Pro: No One Will Remember How Much of the Budget You Saved

TLNT: The Business of HR

When I first started my career in HR on the corporate side of the fence, I was always very concerned about my budget. Ultimately, it was the biggest waste of time I ever spent as an HR professional. I got my team on the road. There are times to save money in HR.

Campus Networking Aids Learners And Administrators

SAP Innovation

The Internet of Things is all around us, comprising objects from cell phones to thermostats that are connected to the Internet. We use these objects to send and receive information, and sometimes the objects send data to each other, such as in building management systems. The IoT is like a spiderweb of shared information. Meet Paola, a college student. Paola checks her smartphone app to learn whether any washing machines are available at her dorm’s laundry room.

The Ultimate Wellness Plan Template for Creating a Happier, Healthier Workforce

SnackNation

The Ultimate Wellness Plan Template for Creating a Happier, Healthier Workforce . What can a wellness plan template do for you? A thorough wellness plan template could help you: Provide formal, sharable documentation that details your wellness plan.

Determining If an On-site Fitness Center is Right For You

TalentCulture

Think the days of the company gym have gone by the wayside? Amid the boom in individualized fitness apps and technology, many organizations are also doubling down and expanding their use of on-site fitness centers. On-site fitness centers can generate healthcare savings.

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Five Steps Every College Student Needs to Take Now to Get a Job Later

45 Things

Not exactly music to the ears of a college student right now. While theyre studying and funneling thousands of dollars into tuition, theyre hearing that the next two years may be even rougher as the job market continues to lag behind an improving economy. Sit in the front.

Tackling Total Rewards: A System for Communicating Employee Benefits

ClearCompany HRM

Total rewards is a system that looks beyond the paycheck and examines the comprehensive benefits an employee receives, or that an employer offers. For example, an organization that values ongoing learning, might offer a generous conference or learning stipend.

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52 Epic Ways to Reward Your Employees

Insperity

Remember how you felt the last time someone told you what a great job you were doing? That’s why it’s so important to make time to praise employees for a job well done. It also motivates employees to keep up the good work. Positive reinforcement sets an example for everyone in your organization, showing them the kind of work you value most. CEO for the day. Let an employee be “CEO for the Day” and proclaim a jeans day, potluck or make a speech at a team meeting.

Voluntary Benefits: An Essential Guide for Employers and Brokers

InfinityHR

The labor demographics heading into 2019 is ever changing. There are more young people employed, and with unemployment at the lowest it has been in some time, the demand to fill positions within businesses is becoming harder to do. What are the perks of voluntary benefits.

52 Epic Ways to Reward Your Employees

Insperity

Remember how you felt the last time someone told you what a great job you were doing? That’s why it’s so important to make time to praise employees for a job well done. It also motivates employees to keep up the good work. CEO for the day. Lunch with the boss.

Hiring Help For Companies That Can’t Find Workers: 12 Actionable Steps For Recruiting In A Talent Shortage

ApplicantStack

The labor shortage is intensifying. Upper level positions sit unfilled a year after the job was posted. For universal, detailed guidance on each step of the hiring process, consult our series How To Hire Your Perfect Next Employee: The Ultimate Guide. Extending The Job Offer. If you are following the guidance in our series, keep reading for additional techniques. Some of the techniques described in this post can be used with a manual recruiting process.

As CEO, You Can’t Always Have Work-Life Balance, But You Can Have a Blend: With Atish Doshi

Thrive Global

I had the pleasure of interviewing Atish Doshi, founder and CEO of The Black Sheep?—?the the nation’s fastest growing kickstarter college media and marketing company with team at more than 150 campuses and growing. Can you tell us what lesson you learned from that?

Create an Awesome Onboarding Experience with the Best of ClearCompany

ClearCompany HRM

ClearCompany has processed millions of applicants, created thousands of hiring programs, and taken hundreds of talent acquisition teams to the next level with their industry leading ATS, Sourcing Module, Onboarding Platform and Video Interviewing capabilities. Paperless Onboarding Saves Money.

HR Analytics: The Key to Maximizing Your Workforce

Paycor

But, simply gathering all of this data is no longer good enough; to meet corporate goals, you have to actually do something with it. You can no longer wing it and operate on a gut feeling or instinct; your C-suite expects you to come to the table with hard numbers and actionable information.

30 fun, fresh ideas for Employee Appreciation Day – or week!

Achievers

Everyone here on the Achievers team really appreciates YOU for sifting through the vast interweb and landing on the [engage] blog, for spending time reading and sharing the articles we work so hard to create. Wellness. A half day off work.

No Drugs, No Coffee, Just Sleep & Hard Work

Thrive Global

Free Image from Unsplash, Anthony Hall When I was twenty years old I walked into the stadium at Cal and it hit me that I had done what I only dreamed could have been poissible. Although I’ve answered the question for many people many a time the simple fact of the matter is this.

15 company culture ideas: The best, worst and the quirkiest we’ve seen!

SurveySparrow

When you see a child running rampant through the supermarket or see a person who is not essentially kind and helpful, what would be your remark on that? That they are ‘not brought up well’? The best employees don’t just happen. The Best Company Culture Ideas.

Workday Podcast: The Importance of the Employee Experience at GE

Workday

Paul Davies, employee experience leader, GE, talks with host Greg Pryor, senior vice president, people and performance evangelist, Workday, about what the employee experience really means to GE and the impact of digitalization in human resources. Take a listen here: Workday Podcast: The Importance of Employee Experience at GE. Here’s the full transcript: Greg Pryor : Hi, and welcome to the Workday podcast. So I’ve been in the HR space for almost 18 years.

Despicable Shes

PerformanceICreate

All month on the blog we’ve been honoring Women’s History Month with positive, uplifting, and empowering posts about the phenomenal women we know personally and professionally. This post will shine the light on the darkest of women “leaders”. The DESPICABLE SHES.

4 updates from letter-writers (the personal crisis, the coworker frame-up, and more)

Ask a Manager

Here are updates from four people who had their letters answered here in the past. Firstly, thank you for your kind words and a HUGE thank you to the commentariat here. Here’s the not great part: everything fell apart anyway. No one picked up the slack, in spite of me communicating my team’s needs to those above me and foreseeing things going downhill if someone didn’t help me carry the load. Then I took the fall for it. 2 at the link).

my boss keeps rotting food in our shared office, my performance review mentioned that I pee a lot, and more

Ask a Manager

I share an office with one person, who is my immediate supervisor and is training me. He’s been training me well and he’s a really nice guy, but there’s one big problem: when he brings lunch to work, he doesn’t take his leftovers home. The smell is, as you might imagine, pretty intense. So I’ve been at my job for a year, I really like my job, and I just got through a glowing performance review where I got the maximum possible raise.

The Judo Of The CDO: The 3 Sutras Of The Modern Information Blackbelt

SAP Innovation

Last week I was grateful to host 35 chief data officers in Palo Alto for the 2 nd annual MIT Chief Data Officer Forum West event. I have learned many life lessons from this versatile yet expert group of executives. I’d like to share three “sutras” I’ve learned from these masters: 1.

I don’t want to work in the office sick bay, letting an employer know you’ll be in their city, and more

Ask a Manager

This letter got so much interest that I made it into its own post , so that it didn’t overwhelm the comment section here. I don’t want my office to be the sick bay. I work in a pediatric clinic as a claim creator (plus I do the deposits of patient payments, and have other various non-patient care responsibilities). We have receptionists who take turns answering patient phone calls up front in the reception area. The second one … eh.

Death By Lousy HRM — The Whole Story In One Sitting!

In Full Bloom HR

Without any planning of plot or characters, without any outline of key points chapter by chapter and, quite frankly, without knowing what the hell I was doing, I just started writing. The first chapter was posted 12-6-2016 (the finale on 12-30-2016), and then the fat really was in the fire.

Assessing Talent for the Future of Work (Video)

HR Examiner

This panel led by John Sumser debates the tried and true vs. the innovative and unproven in assessing talent for the Future of Work. I’d love to hear your thoughts about the discussion we had in the interview. Meanwhile the S.A.T. The sort of.

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9 women executives on how MeToo has changed the way they mentor

Fast Company The Future of Work

The #MeToo movement has created the permission to be vulnerable about the dark truths many women have kept hidden for decades. I understand their stories, not only due to the parallel experience of being a woman, but because I have stories of my own.

The Judo Of The CDO: The 3 Sutras Of The Modern Information Blackbelt

SAP Innovation

Last week I was grateful to host 35 chief data officers in Palo Alto for the 2 nd annual MIT Chief Data Officer Forum West event. I have learned many life lessons from this versatile yet expert group of executives. I’d like to share three “sutras” I’ve learned from these masters: 1.

How Will VR Make Its Way Into Business?

SAP Innovation

Virtual reality (VR) has been around at the consumer level since the early 90s. The technology lets users explore full-scale, three-dimensional environments while controlling elements by clicking a button. It first emerged as part of the gaming industry, but with recent developments making VR more functional and user-friendly, will it be coming out of the shadows? So what are the implications of VR for the business world? Better training.